We own an English School in Vera Cruz, Rio Grande do Sul State, in southern part of Brazil, and we would be grateful in bringing foreign travelers to meet and interact with our students to learn more about different cultures, other countries and also to practice and improve their English.
Help with Computers / internet
The person will meet more then 100 people (people from 5-50 years old) in our school, we will ask to teach our students about their country, and we will teach about our country, our state culture, we are "Gaúchos" a very proud people.
We will love to hear every adventure, every nice moment that happen to the person. We are really welcoming people!
People who born in Rio Grande do Sul State are "Gaúchos" it's a really good people and proud people, just within our state there is a lot of different accents, it's really funny, Gaúchos love having huges barbecues, drinking chimarrão, the traditional outfit it's really different (attached in our album), Gaúcho it's supposed to be a really tough person and very traditional.
We own a Language School in Vera Cruz, Rio Grande do Sul State, in southern part of Brazil, and we would be grateful in bringing foreign travelers to meet and interact with our students to learn more about different cultures, other countries and also to practice and improve their English.
My family runs the business and we have 4 teachers who join the team to teach kids to adults. Our groups have 5 to 7 students each class, and we teach English, Spanish, German, French and Portuguese
I am Eduardo, 25 years old and my father 60 years, we manage the school together, the school already had other types of progams, we already had people from Russia, Germany, Poland, Colombia, Mexico, and others, but, the people were interns. Every person that came, was a really good experience, for both sides. We are trying to use this platform for the first time.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for 1 excited person, someone that speaks fluent english, to make a cultural exchange with our students and my family, learn about your country, your culture, etc. (dont need to be native english speaker)
My parents are the type of people who will treat you like a son, already happen, and it will happen again hahahahaha
We rather have a nice talk before anything :)
We are going to provide a private room in our home, including breakfast, lunch and dinner.
In our home (your private bedroom) and at the school, you will have internet access.
Our city, Vera Cruz, has around 30.000 inhabitants and is 10 kms far from Santa Cruz do Sul and 150 kms from Porto Alegre (the Capital of our State) It’s possible to visit some parks and some waterfalls… We also are not so far from the “Serra Gaúcha” where we have "vale dos vinhedos" and famous cities called Gramado, Canela and Nova Petropolis (European colonization with typical architecture and way of living.
Vera Cruz is small, so, local transportation is very easy.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 3-5 hours a day, 5 days a week